Figure 2

Figure 2: Ancient Petroglyphs. (top) Hanging foxes (bats) represent a known barrier warning women not to go further as there is secret men business behind. (middle) Yellow crocodile used as a teaching tool for tribal youth. The 8,000 year-old painting demonstrates where to kill crocodile, how to section them for eating, and which parts are the most tender and should therefore be reserved for elders. (bottom) Nourlangie fish gallery in X-ray painted style with heart, lungs and stomach visible. These images of fish are believed to be 40,000 years old.

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